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Job title:  Butcher

Location:  Frocester Fayre Farm Shop, Church Farm, Frocester, Stonehouse, Gloucestershire, GL10 3TJ
Salary:  £21,000 + pa
Full-time or Part-time:  Full Time
Permanent, Contract or Temporary:  Permanent

Job details:

We are a small, family run Farm shop in the heart of the Gloucestershire countryside. A position has occurred for a butcher to work alongside our manager/butcher, helping to run and manage our small team of 5. Work is varied with the pork & beef coming from our own farm & the lamb being sourced locally.

Essential skills needed are:

  • Knowledge & ability in carcase breakdown is essential.

  • Traditionally trained

  • Good product knowledge

  • To be able to make sausages & other added value products

  • Set up a counter display

  • HACCP trained – preferred, but not essential

  • Excellent customer relations

  • Smart appearance

Desirable skills needed are:

  • Clean drivers licence

We have a kitchen attached to the shop where a large number of ready meals & value added products are made & then sold in the shop.

Products are sold wholesale and retail, via the farm shop and a stall at 3 local Farmers Markets. The job will suit a experienced, self-motivated person who likes working in a small team, in beautiful surroundings and who has good customer relations and communication skills. A certain amount of IT knowledge would be an advantage.

We have a very local customer base with our ethos being one of sustainability & giving back into the local community.   

Job & benefits include:

  • The hours will be 40 hours a week including Saturday mornings + overtime when needed.

  • Pay will be paid weekly via a bank transfer

  • Work based pension

  • 21 days holiday + all bank holidays

  • Work clothes supplied

  • 20% staff discount .

  • Training – if needed, supplied.

Future prospects are good, for the right candidate, as there is a good chance of managing the team & the shop within the next 3-4 years. We are always open to new ideas to take the business forward.

If you would like to apply for this role please send a copy of your CV to Nikki Pinker by clicking here, or alternatively call us on 01453 822054

t: 01453 822054